US threatens escalation with Iran in nuclear row

US threatens escalation with Iran in nuclear row

  • Extraordinary session of IAEA may pass resolution against Tehran
By Reuters ·

Update French President Emmanuel Macron will go on an official trip to the Gulf region in December. (Reuters)

French president Macron to visit Saudi Arabia, UAE and Qatar in December

  • Elysee presidential office confirmed he would travel Dec. 3-4
By Arab News ·

Saudi Arabia has suspended flights to and from South Africa and six other African countries. (Shutterstock)

Saudi Arabia suspends flights to and from 7 African countries due to new COVID-19 variant

  • MoI source explained that all procedures and measures are subject to continuous evaluation by health authorities in the Kingdom
By Arab News ·

 Showcasing mosque aesthetics, evolution and function, the exhibit brings together the most extensive collection of Islamic art masterpieces ever displayed in Saudi Arabia. (AN photos by Huda Bashatah) video

Saudi Arabia’s Ithra Islamic Art Conference examines history of mosques

  • Using recent studies, experts discuss how 3.5m mosques around the world will transform with time
By Nada Hameed ·

A Sudanese anti-coup protester chants slogans during a demonstration in the "Street 40" of the capital's twin city of Omdurman on November 25, 2021. (AFP)

Sudanese politicians released after beginning hunger strike

  • Several high profile politicians remain in custody
By Reuters ·

In this image made from undated released by the PM of Ethiopia, Abiy Ahmed is seen dressed in military uniform speaking to a television camera at an unidentified location in Ethiopia. (AP)

Ethiopia’s Abiy at the battlefront vows to ‘bury the enemy’, UN sounds alarm on hunger

  • The war has exacted a huge humanitarian toll, with the UN’s World Food Programme (WFP) saying Friday that the number of people requiring food aid in the country’s north had surged to more than nine million
By AFP ·

Afghan journalist Ahmad Baseer Ahmadi was recently attacked while walking to his home in Kabul. (CPJ/Social Media)

Rights watchdog condemns assault of Afghan journalist

  • Ahmad Baseer Ahmadi, a presenter at privately owned broadcaster Ayna TV, was walking to his house when two unidentified men assaulted him
  • In October, unidentified gunmen injured journalists Abdul Khaliq Hussaini and Alireza Sharifi in separate attacks in Kabul
By Arab News ·

Afghan journalist Ahmad Baseer Ahmadi was recently attacked while walking to his home in Kabul. (CPJ/Social Media)

Rights watchdog condemns assault of Afghan journalist

  • Ahmad Baseer Ahmadi, a presenter at privately owned broadcaster Ayna TV, was walking to his house when two unidentified men assaulted him
  • In October, unidentified gunmen injured journalists Abdul Khaliq Hussaini and Alireza Sharifi in separate attacks in Kabul
By Arab News ·